1. [ verb ] remove with or as if with a ladle
Synonyms: laden lade

"ladle the water out of the bowl"

Related terms: remove slop
2. [ verb ] put (a liquid) into a container by means of a ladle

"ladle soup into the bowl"

Related terms: situate put
3. [ noun ] (food) a spoon-shaped vessel with a long handle; used to transfer liquids
Related terms: vessel dipper soup_ladle scoop handle
Similar spelling:   laid_low